As part of the launch of a national dialogue on mental health, the president noted that violence and mental health problems are not necessarily closely linked.
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June 03, 2013
May 28, 2013
In a revamped version of an NCLB waiver application, nine California districts would rate schools heavily on social and emotional factors and school climate.
May 23, 2013
More than 50 schools were recommended for closure, but Marcus Garvey Elementary was taken off the list because of its strong community support and its social and emotional learning efforts.
May 15, 2013
A majority of teachers say it's very important for schools to work on developing students' social and emotional skills, results from a new nationally representative survey show.
May 09, 2013
A proposed change to ESEA would allow money set aside for teacher and principal training to be used specifically for social and emotional learning programs.
May 07, 2013
The 16 Race to the Top district winners will pair with community partners to work on social, emotional, and behavioral lessons.
March 18, 2013
A new set of briefs on topics including bullying, dropout prevention, and inclusion present the latest in research and best practice for effective school climate reform.
March 08, 2013
Local school policies can get in the way, but there is promise in training for teachers and in schools' emphasis on social-emotional learning.
February 28, 2013
The Education Department tells schools how they can address gender-based violence that can affect students' academic performance.
February 22, 2013
The legislation would require schools to adopt policies that specifically ban harassment against students for their perceived race, gender, sexual identity, and religion, among other reasons.